Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1107419

Date first listed: 09-Feb-1961

Statutory Address: HOLNE BRIDGE


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Statutory Address: HOLNE BRIDGE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Devon

District: South Hams (District Authority)

Parish: Holne

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge (District Authority)

Parish: Ashburton

National Park: DARTMOOR

National Grid Reference: SX 73016 70585


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SX 77 SW 2/16

HoIne Bridge



Road bridge over River Dart. Circa 1413. Widened on the upstream (west) side in circa C19. Granite rubble with three dressed granite round arches with recessed arch rings and a further flood arch on the south end. The centre arch is larger. Imposts at the springing of the arches. Two cutwaters on both upstream and downstream sides with refuges in the parapet above. Circa C20 cutwaters to the flood arch pier. Parapets with chamfered and round-section granite coping. This bridge was built after an earlier bridge was destroyed in a flood in 1413. Bishop Stafford offered indulgences to those who contributed to its rebuilding on 19 August 1413. It was repaired by the adjoining hundreds in 1558. Reference: C Henderson, and E Jervoise, "Old Devon Bridge", page 33.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1282906. This entry was removed from the List on 7th March 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 8th March 2016.

Listing NGR: SX7301670585


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Legacy System number: 99281

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
Henderson, C, Jervoise, E , Old Devon Bridges, (1938), 33

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